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The Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR) of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) is hiring Program Officers!

Mental disorders linked with an increased risk for dementia earlier in life

Virtual Stakeholder Workshop: Gaps and Opportunities for Real-World Data

Studying the impact of climate change on older adult health and well-being

Return to expected rates of ambulatory care services after COVID-19 differ by insurance coverage, study finds

Three studies assess Medicare Advantage quality incentives and spending

Funding to make data ready for AI and machine learning

Streamlined, secure access to CMS study data

Testing ways to encourage exercise

Cultivating a diverse research workforce across career stages

’Tis the season for healthy habit research

From country to city, place affects health inequities

Family member availability predicts likelihood of unpaid care for people living with dementia

People remember health risk information better after imagining a personalized story, studies find

Older adults with declining physical function at greater risk of dying

A call to action on dementia research for the behavioral and social sciences

Census Bureau releases report on childless older Americans

Some brain functions may improve with age

Text message nudges reaped higher rates of patient flu vaccinations

Vaccines prevented nearly 140,000 COVID-19 deaths in the U.S.

NIA support for dementia care research: Taking stock of the evidence

New AD/ADRD Care Research Implementation Milestones

mRNA vaccines decreased number of new COVID-19 cases in nursing home population

The Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR) is hiring a Health Specialists or Social Science Analyst

Study links younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes to increased risk of dementia